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Lesson of the Month: April

Earth Day April 22nd

The Trade in Plastic

Measure Your Carbon Footprint

Build an avatar and answer questions to measure your carbon footprint

Ultimate Earth Day

Earth Day lesson plans, thematic units, and activities

Planet Pals

Lessons, crafts, interactive games, printables and more

Songs for Earth Day! Please use caution when viewing YouTube!

Outer Space: "A Beautiful, Beautiful World"

Recycling Song by Jack Hartmann

Going Green Song by Have Fun Teaching

Going Green! by Harry Kindergarten Music

Poem in Your Pocket Day April 29th

Poem in Your Pocket Day

Select a poem that you love and carry it with you. Share it with friends and family.

Poetry in the ESL Classroom

Links to poetry websites.

National Environmental Education Week April 19-23

Greening STEM

Greening STEM Learning Center

Financial Literacy Month

Financial Lesson a Day - Calendar

Gr. 6-12 Financial Literacy Resources/Lessons


K- Gr. 5 Economics Lessons / Resources


Arbor Day April 30th

The Arbor Day "The Lorax" Online Reading

Arbor Day in the Classroom

Ideas for celebrating Arbor Day in all content areas

Arbor Day Celebration Ideas

Numerous resources for celebrating Arbor Day

The Lorax - Awesome Stories

Ties the story of
in the text to go to photos of the vocab words.

The Lorax – Lesson Plans on Natural Resources

Trees Are Terrific

Video for K-12 on trees

Exploring the Secret Life of Trees

Various Arbor Day Resources

Panoramic Views from the Tops of Sequoias

National Geographic

Article: Teenager to Plant a Trillion Trees

National Geographic

These Ancient Trees Have Stories to Tell

National Geographic